Rack 'Em Updates

Firmware update v2.33 for the Sound Devices 970 and Video Devices PIX-250i/260i/270i adds the option of Dante Sync and transport control from more devices.

970 The Answer

Please note the date of this event has been changed to Thursday.

​Join us Thursday, September 3rd at 2pm for a stream on integrating the Sound Devices 970 with Boom Recorder and the Yamaha QL1. Peter Schneider and technician Will Colding will demo how it was done and discuss using Open APIs and DIY technology to customize audio recording set-ups.

Point your browser to gothamsound.com/livestream to watch and chat during the broadcast or catch the replay at your convenience.

Sound Self-Report

New firmware update v2.10 is out for the Sound Devices 970 and PIX 250i, 260i, and 270i! All of the devices are getting metadata upgrades, but the big news is that the 970, PIX 260i, and PIX 270i will now have the capability to produce sound reports!

The firmware files and more details are available at the following links:

​Update 10/29: This post originally indicated that only the 970 would have the sound report ability, but it's been added to the PIX 260i and PIX 270i as well.

Now Renting!

We've added a whole lot of new rental inventory, so if you've been dying to try out the latest and greatest, give us a call or email [email protected] - we'll see if we can work something out. And, hey, if you decide to buy any of these items within thirty days of your rental, we'll credit you the rental cost of those particular items!

  • 4060 Lavalier Mics
  • d:fine Headset Mics

....and much, much more! Don't see what you need? Let us know and we'll see what we can do! Remember, all rental prices are guidelines - we can offer discounts on package deals and long-term rentals and will work with you to get the best solution for your budget!

The Book of Ingenious Sound Devices

A whole host of new products from Sound Devices today! 64 channel multi-track recording in various flavors of audio, video, and Dante, MADI, and AES, all controllable from a web interface!

970 64-Track Dante and MADI Audio Recorder

  • Audio Only Recorder
  • 64 Audio Tracks
  • 32 Audio Tracks at 96k
  • 8 Analog Line Level I/O
  • Supports Dante, MADI, & AES
  • Records BWF, Mono, & Poly Files
  • Redundant power connection
  • 10 second PowerSafe power reserve 
  • Ideal for cart based mixers & large format reality shows
  • No video inputs
  • Controllable via web interface
  • Built-in Ambient Lockit Time Code Generator/Reader

$4495
Now Shipping!


PIX 270i Network-Connected Video Deck with Multi-Unit Frame Sync, MADI, and Dante

  • 12-bit 4:4:4 over 3G SGI
  • ProRes & DNxHD
  • Video inputs over SDI & HDMI
  • 64 Audio Tracks
  • 32 Audio Tracks at 96k
  • 16 Audio Channels embedded over SDI
  • 8 Analog Line Level I/O
  • Supports Dante, MADI, & AES
  • Records BWF, Mono, & Poly Files
  • Redundant power connection
  • 10 second PowerSafe power reserve 
  • Networks to other PIX video decks with multi-unit frame sync
  • Ideal for multicam or hidden camera shows
  • Controllable via web interface
  • Built-in Ambient Lockit Time Code Generator/Reader

$5625
Now Shipping!

Also available as a 270i Complete Kit with SSD drives installed!


PIX 250i Network Connected Video Deck

  • ​12-bit 4:4:4 over 3G SGI
  • ProRes & DNxHD
  • Video inputs over SDI & HDMI
  • 16 Channels of Record/Playback simultaneous w/ video
  • Supports AES, & SDI Embedded Audio
  • Records BWF, Mono, & Poly Files
  • Redundant power connection
  • 10 second PowerSafe power reserve 
  • Networks to other PIX video decks with multi-unit frame sync
  • Controllable via web interface
  • Built-in Ambient Lockit Time Code Generator/Reader

$3,995
Now Shipping!

Also available as a 250i Complete Kit with SSD drives installed!

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